Incident Reports

Dispute over formation of consumer's committee in Bara


Madhes, Bara, Simraungadh, Ward 24

Five people, including a woman, were injured on July 8 in a dispute over the formation of a consumer committee to spend Rs 10 million allocated by the province government for the construction and building of dams in Bara, Jitpur Sub-Metropolis-24, Harpur tole. Local Jabiullah Ansari said that the Consumer's Committee was secretly formed on July 7, Tuesday night to freeze the budget and dispute arose after the locals inquired about it. After the incident, the victims lodged a complaint and action would be taken accordingly, according to Bara Police Spokesperson Gautam Mishra.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons None
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 5
Female Injured 1
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